In addition to his expertise on Poland, Jasiewicz is a comparative sociologist whose research encompasses all of East Central Europe. He is both an organizer of and a participant in numerous international conferences and research projects that focus on the changing political and social environment in East Central Europe. His most recent publications include the following articles: Citizenship in Post-communist Poland: Civil Society or Das Volk? and From Solidarity to Fragmentation (1992).
Dr. Jasiewicz has lectured extensively at many American universities, including Harvard, Yale, Columbia, and Berkeley. Currently, he is professor of sociology at Washington and Lee University.
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